Hometown Sound: The Dodos @ Make-Out (June 14)

The late 60s in San Francisco...the late 70s/early 80s in New York City...the early 90s in Seattle -- the concept of an emerging "hometown" sound that influences and inspires [...]

By |June 18, 2007|Comments Off on Hometown Sound: The Dodos @ Make-Out (June 14)

Record Club Show Photos!

Here are some great shots from the recent Record Club Showcase over at 12 Galaxies featuring The Val Papadins, This Charming Band, Foma, and Agent Ribbons. Enjoy!

Photos by [...]

The Bay Bridged, Volume 1

The Bay Bridged is proud to announce the release of The Bay Bridged, Volume 1, a compilation spotlighting eleven of the best bands in the San Francisco Bay Area, [...]

Around the Web

Silian Rail

We'll be back tomorrow with an EXCITING announcement, but here's what's going on around the web this week:

- Congratulations to Pacific Noise for celebrating its 200th episode, a [...]

By |June 14, 2007|Comments Off on Around the Web

The Weekend Digest: June 14th-17th

Here are our weekend show picks:

Thursday

- Penny Arcade's second anniversary at the Make-Out Room, with The Dodos, The Mumlers, and Nathan Moomaw. Check out our preview yesterday.

- The [...]

By |June 14, 2007|Comments Off on The Weekend Digest: June 14th-17th

Penny Arcade’s Second Anniversary

Click to listen to our feature episode on The Dodos!

Billed as "A Semi-Acoustic Local Music Showcase," over the last two years Penny Arcade's monthly [...]

The Lonelyhearts are back in SF!

With one half of The Lonelyhearts residing in Iowa for 9 months out of the year, summer is a very special time. Andre Perry has returned from Iowa [...]

By |June 13, 2007|Comments Off on The Lonelyhearts are back in SF!

Record Club comes to SF

Poster Design By Kristin Cofer RC13A

Indie pop afficionados in the Sacramento area have a regular destination on Sundays, heading to the Press Club for shows presented by the folks [...]

By |June 11, 2007|Comments Off on Record Club comes to SF

Weekend Picks and Links: June 7th-10th

As always, you should check our Calendar for more dates, but here are this weekend's picks:

Thursday

- Low Red Land and Silian Rail at the Stork Club. You can [...]

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Hear The Bay Bridged on KALW’s Artery!

KALW 91.7FM is known for its eclectic local programming as well as its national public radio lineup, and one example of the former is Artery, an 8-minute arts and [...]

By |June 7, 2007|Comments Off on Hear The Bay Bridged on KALW’s Artery!

Kelley Stoltz This Friday

Here's another episode of the New & Used Records video podcast from contributor Will Benham. Will also runs the New & Used Records label, which releases The Passionistas' [...]

By |June 6, 2007|Comments Off on Kelley Stoltz This Friday

Scissors for Lefty Release Underhanded Romance on June 12

Photo by Jason

San Francisco's Scissors for Lefty, inevitably bound for increasing national and international recognition (now distributed by Eenie Meenie Records and Rough Trade, respectively), will release their new [...]

By |June 6, 2007|Comments Off on Scissors for Lefty Release Underhanded Romance on June 12